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Great British Sewing Bee 2024 - Episode 5 - India Week - Nehru Jacket Making + Sewing a Dress Inspired By A Sari

Great British Sewing Bee 2024 - Episode 5 - India Week - Nehru Jacket Making + Sewing a Dress Inspired By A Sari
The Great British Sewing Bee episode 5 season 10 - the contestants had to make a Nehru Jacket, transform madras cotton shirts + calico to make a summer garment, and make a dress that is inspired by elements of the sari. We take a look at our linen blend and check fabrics, as well as taking a closer look at Indian textiles + garments.

Sewing Projects for Other Hobbies

Sewing Projects for Other Hobbies
We know you guys are a multi-talented bunch so we’ve put together some sewing projects for your other hobbies.

Yarn Dyed Gingham Fabric Sewing Inspiration

Yarn Dyed Gingham Fabric Sewing Inspiration
We have put together some sewing inspiration using our yarn dyed cotton gingham fabrics.

Sewing Inspiration for Office Wear

Sewing Inspiration for Office Wear
We have put together some office wear sewing inspiration for you. The office can be just the place for enjoying your hand made creations and letting your personal style shine.

DIY Sewing Gifts

DIY Sewing Gifts
DIY present ideas with some video tutorials

Sewing Gift Guide

Sewing Gift Guide
Gift guide for dressmakers and a variety of gift ideas for anyone who loves to sew.

The Big Sew Off 2023

The Big Sew Off 2023
Join the Big Sew Off - 24 hour sewathon to raise money for the charity Mind and to make garments for the social enterprise Give Your Best.

Sewing Ideas For Fabric Remnants

Sewing Ideas For Fabric Remnants
Remnants are our end of bolt pieces of fabric that remain after packing all your lovely orders. They work well for patch-working different fabrics together, making smaller items, zero waste patterns, and linings! There's loads of ways to use them, so read on for some of our favourites.

Bella Loves Patterns Billy Trousers in Tencel Stretch Twill and Liberty Fabrics

Bella Loves Patterns Billy Trousers in Tencel Stretch Twill and Liberty Fabrics
Bella Loves Patterns Billy Trousers in Tencel Stretch Twill and Liberty Fabric Cotton Tana Lawn for the pockets by Jen.

Dopamine Dressing - Bright Fabric Inspiration

Dopamine Dressing - Bright Fabric Inspiration

We're passionate about colourful fabric at Sew Me Sunshine. We have put together this blog post to give you dopamine dressing inspiration. 

Meet the team : Celia!

Meet the team : Celia!
Today we are meeting Team Sunshine : First up is Celia, our wonderful office manager here at Sunshine HQ!

Sewing Gift Guide

Sewing Gift Guide
A guide full of gift ideas for someone who loves dressmaking.